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Andrei Tarkovsky

Simon Dinnerstein's Irregular Grid

Daniel Maidman | Posted 04.15.2014 | Arts
Daniel Maidman

These pictures, to me, represent an exploded view of the mind of Dinnerstein. He is surrounded by images of significance to him as an artist and as a man.

Gravity

Francis Levy | Posted 01.25.2014 | Entertainment
Francis Levy

Alfonso Cuaron's Gravity is a neo-realist epic masking as science fiction. Seeing it makes one think of Michelangelo Antonioni and the artist Giorgio...

Tarkovsky for Toddlers

Paul Ratner | Posted 07.02.2012 | Arts
Paul Ratner

He is watching his Umizoomis or Elmo with the reverence I had watching Stalker or La Strada. Somewhere between learning how to count and say "doggy," our boy might be glimpsing the essence of life.

The Book We're Talking About This Week

Posted 03.06.2012 | Books

"Zona" by Geoff Dyer Pantheon, $24.00 Published on February 21st, 2012 What is it about? British essayist Geoff Dyer talks through every ...

In Time and Tower Heist: Can Robbing the Rich Solve Inequality?

Govindini Murty | Posted 01.06.2012 | Entertainment
Govindini Murty

A pair of new films this week offers a critique of capitalism sure to gladden the heart of any Occupy Wall Street protester, but they offer simple solutions to a very complex problem.

Steamed About 'Cultural Vegetables'

Marshall Fine | Posted 09.04.2011 | Entertainment
Marshall Fine

I was bemused when Dan Kois wrote his "aw shucks" piece in the New York Times in April about how, sometimes, he just can't get with the program when i...